Stamps featuring the Sacred Heart School-Hijas de Jesus in Cebu City
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a set of stamps and a souvenir sheet to commemorate the golden jubilee of Sacred Heart School-Hijas de Jesus in Cebu City.
|Kind of Issue:||Commemorative|
|Denomination and Quantity:||P7 — 200,000|
|Souvenir Sheet:||P28 — 10,000 sheets|
|Date of Issue:||November 16, 2007|
|Last Day of Sale:||November 15, 2008 (as stocks allow)|
|Size of Souvenir Sheet:||175mm x 78mm|
|Size of Stamps:||40mm x30mm|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Project Proponent:||Sacred Heart School-Hijas de Jesus|
|Project Coordinator:||Vivian Dyhongpo ('71)|
|Design and Layout Artist:||John A. Ciocon|
|Designs:||Sacred Heart School|
In the early 1950s, a thriving Catholic Chinese Community in Cebu City requested the Archbishop of Cebu to petition Rev. Fr. Paul O'Brien, S.J., superior of the Jesuits of the China mission to take care of the needs of the Cebu Chinese community. Read more.